APPLIED RESEARCH PROJECT

CSE5ARP

2021

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

The project focuses on developing students' skills in system design, implementation, testing and documentation for solving Research problems in Information Technology. Students learn to understand the underlying research question specific to the chosen project; design, develop, test and document a software(or simulation) system for the analysis of the research problem.

SchoolEngineering and Mathematical Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorPrakash Veeraraghavan

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesN/A

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesCSE5PM

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsCSE5PRA OR CSE5IDP OR CSE5ITP OR CSE3PRA

Equivalent subjectsCSE5PRB OR CSE5ITP OR CSE5PRA

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Career Ready

Career-focusedYes

Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

Entire subject or partial subjectN/A

Total hours/days requiredN/A

Location of WBL activity (region)N/A

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Conduct effective research using methodology appropriate to the discipline of the project.
02. Compare and critically evaluate research conducted in the relevant discipline to identify innovative contributions.
03. Develop prototype implementations of research relevant systems to professional standards accepted by the discipline research community.
04. Produce comprehensive written reports to effectively communicate research outcomes
05. Conduct professional oral presentations of research work to expert and non-expert audiences.

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorPrakash Veeraraghavan

Class requirements

Computer LaboratoryWeek: 30 - 42
One 3.00 h computer laboratory per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.

WorkShopWeek: 30 - 42
One 2.00 h workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.
Workshop from Week-2

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Group Literature Review Seminar - 5 minutes per student (mid semester)Each student in the team will contribute their own literature review speaking component as part of the survey. 50% grading split between group and individual weightings.

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO1, SILO2, SILO5

Final research results seminar - 5 minutes per student (End of semester)Individuals will outline their results within an integrated research study. 50% grading split between group and individual weightings.

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO5

Research report - End of Semester (2000 words per student)The form of this assessment will mirror the format of a research whitepaper outlining the contributions of the system. 20% group share, 80% individually assessed.

N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Literature survey report- Mid semester (1000 words per student)Written feedback will be provided on the assessment item. Each student in the team will contribute their own literature review component as part of an integrated group survey. This will be individually assessed.

N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO4

Weekly research progress review - (150 words unstructured journal of research progress per student)Weekly reviews mirror the standard practice of research supervision conducted by staff in the department of CS&IT. 50% group common grade, 50% individual grade to reflect group dynamics and individual contributions.

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO1